May 2011 Obsession with celebrities is not something we’re unaccustomed to, but when it comes to the “wedding of the century,” it looks as if people have pulled out all the stops. British people and people on this side of the pond seemed to take the event very seriously. It was all over Canadian news,… Read More Don’t hate on Kate: Why Canadians care about the royal wedding
My blog about daily life in London, UK from April 2010 to July 2010.
July 2010 Throughout recent history, England has probably extended its reach to more countries than any other colonizing nation. In fact, at the height of its imperial regime, England controlled a quarter of the world’s population. Under the guise of science, anthropology, religious missions and military exploration, the English crown changed the history of hundreds… Read More The thing about museums: How English museums illustrate the problem with the contemporary historical exhibit